Jacaranda mimosifolia


Jacaranda mimosifolia also known as Brazilian Rose Wood, Green Ebony is  a Spreading, deciduous tree, with broad, 2-pinnate leaves, 25-45cm long, composed of many small, narrowly elliptic, softly hairy, bright mid-green leaflets. From spring to early summer, broadly pyramidal panicles, 20-30cm long, of white throated, glowing purple-blue flowers, 3.5-5cm long, are borne on leafless branches or with young foliage. The flowers are followed by woody, disc-shaped seed pods.